The Basin Primary School To Be Upgraded

The Basin Primary School To Be Upgraded

13 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Upgrades For The Basin Primary School Victor P Taffa Significant upgrades will soon get underway at The Basin Primary School, thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited school to announce $1.44 Million for upgrade works on the school’s oval, to […]

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Education Capital Works Program Reveals Nine More Designs

Education Capital Works Program Reveals Nine More Designs

11 December 2019

South Australia Minister for Education John Gardner Nine More Designs Revealed As Part Of Education Capital Works Program Victor P Taffa Thousands more students and their families can now see what their future school will look like, with concept designs revealed for nine new school upgrades across South Australia. Marshall Government’s $1.3 Billion capital works […]

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Non-Government Schools Receive Funding Boost

Non-Government Schools Receive Funding Boost

10 December 2019

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Funding Boost For Non-Government Schools Victor P Taffa Dozens of Catholic and independent schools across Victoria will share in more than $70 Million to build and upgrade facilities, giving students better schools and the best start in life. Victorian school students will benefit from a […]

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School Infrastructure Upgrades Receive Smarter Planning

School Infrastructure Upgrades Receive Smarter Planning

10 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Planning Richard Wynne Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Smarter Planning For School Infrastructure Upgrades Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is making it easier for Catholic and independent schools to upgrade and build new vital education facilities across Victoria. Minister for Planning Richard Wynne has introduced a streamlined planning permit process for […]

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Wanneroo Secondary College Upgrade Gets Underway

Wanneroo Secondary College Upgrade Gets Underway

08 December 2019

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery Works Begin On $5 Million Upgrade At Wanneroo Secondary College Victor P Taffa Construction begins on $5 Million upgrades to Wanneroo Secondary College Construction contract awarded to local Western Australian company Crothers Construction, supporting local jobs Works expected to be completed […]

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Disadvantaged Apprentices Gain From Bert Evans Scholarships

Disadvantaged Apprentices Gain From Bert Evans Scholarships

07 December 2019

New South Wales Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education Geoff Lee $15,000 Scholarships To Support Disadvantaged Apprentices Victor P Taffa Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education Geoff Lee has congratulated 90 first-year New South Wales apprentices who will receive a $15,000 Bert Evans Scholarship from the New South Wales Government to support their vocational education […]

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More Than 5,500 Students Take Part In Secondary Schools Triathlon Challenge

More Than 5,500 Students Take Part In Secondary Schools Triathlon Challenge

05 December 2019

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Secondary Schools Triathlon Challenge Victor P Taffa More than 5,500 Tasmanian students from 150 schools will take part in the Schools Triathlon Challenge held over 4 days in Devonport and Hobart. Event promotes an active and healthy lifestyle, and provides a pathway for students to become engaged in physical activity, Premier […]

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33 Applicants Receive Share Of Second Round Music Innovation Fund

33 Applicants Receive Share Of Second Round Music Innovation Fund

05 December 2019

South Australia Minister for Education Minister John Gardner Music Innovation Fund Creating Access To Music For All Victor P Taffa 33 applicants have received a share in almost $300,000 through the second round of the State Government’s Music Innovation Fund. Successful applicants include Bains Road Preschool’s Inclusive Preschool Program, which will use the funding to […]

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Horsham College To Be Upgraded

Horsham College To Be Upgraded

04 December 2019

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Upgrades On The Way For Horsham College Victor P Taffa Horsham College will soon have important new works undertaken, thanks to the Andrews Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited the college to announce the upgrade, with $270,000 allocated for new outdoor shade sails and upgrades to relocatable […]

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Queensland Home To Half Of Nation’s School-Based Apprentices And Trainees

Queensland Home To Half Of Nation’s School-Based Apprentices And Trainees

04 December 2019

Queensland Minister for Training and Skills Development Shannon Fentiman Queensland Leads Nation In Higher Level VET Funding Victor P Taffa Queensland is leading the nation in increased investment in higher level vocational education and training (VET) with almost $74 Million invested to overcome skills shortages. Recent data from the National Centre for Vocational Education Research […]

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New South Wales VET Funding Up By 20 %

New South Wales VET Funding Up By 20 %

04 December 2019

New South Wales Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education Geoff Lee New South Wales Government VET Funding Up By 20 % Victor P Taffa Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education Geoff Lee has welcomed a new report showing a significant rise in New South Wales Government funding going to the state’s vocational education and training […]

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Darling Range Sports College Upgrades To Commence

Darling Range Sports College Upgrades To Commence

03 December 2019

Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan Western Australia Minister for Education and Training Sue Ellery $10 Million Of Upgrades Starting At Darling Range Sports College Victor P Taffa Construction contract awarded to local Western Australian business Crothers Construction supporting local jobs Upgrades to include upgraded science learning spaces and school café/restaurant Key McGowan Government election commitment […]

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Tasmania Leads The Nation For Disability Education

Tasmania Leads The Nation For Disability Education

03 December 2019

Tasmania Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff Tasmanian VET Program Leading The Nation In Disability Education Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is the strongest supporter of Tasmania’s Vocational Education Training sector and helping to upskill dedicated staff in the VET system, Minister for Education and Training Jeremy Rockliff said. On the International Day of […]

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More VCE Subjects Accessible To Regional Students

More VCE Subjects Accessible To Regional Students

29 November 2019

Victoria Minister for Education James Merlino Regional Students Gains Access To More VCE Subjects Victor P Taffa Andrews Government is supporting students from regional and rural schools to have greater choice in VCE subjects thanks to a $1.2 Million investment. Minister for Education James Merlino announced today the VCE Collaboration Fund round 2 partnerships to […]

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Great Air Race Centenary World Record Attempt By Territory Students

Great Air Race Centenary World Record Attempt By Territory Students

29 November 2019

Northern Territory Minister for Education Selena Uibo Territory Students To Attempt Great Air Race Centenary World Record Victor P Taffa Students at 7 Darwin schools will today attempt an aviation-themed world record, as part of celebrations marking the centenary of the 1919 Great Air Race from London to Darwin. From 8.30 am, students will be […]

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School Maintenance Projects To Be Undertaken By Local Tradies

School Maintenance Projects To Be Undertaken By Local Tradies

26 November 2019

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro New South Wales Minister for Education Sarah Mitchell Local Tradies First Pick For School Maintenance Projects Victor P Taffa Local tradies will be on the front foot when it comes to procurement for maintenance jobs at their local public schools, with a new online system for businesses to […]

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Mobile Trade Training Vehicles To Expand Across Queensland

Mobile Trade Training Vehicles To Expand Across Queensland

26 November 2019

Queensland Minister for Training and Skills Development Shannon Fentiman Mobile Learning For Queensland Apprentices Victor P Taffa TAFE Queensland’s Mobile Trade Training Vehicles have come to Queensland Parliament today showcasing their flexible, mobile, world class training on offer across the state. Minister for Training and Skills Development Shannon Fentiman said TAFE Queensland provide on-site training […]

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Every Classroom Across Southern Queensland Now Airconditioned

Every Classroom Across Southern Queensland Now Airconditioned

26 November 2019

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk 300 Schools Benefit From $50 Million In Fast-Tracked School Air-Con Funding Victor P Taffa Every classroom in more than 300 schools across southern Queensland will be now be cooler as the Palaszczuk Government supercharges its schools air-conditioning program. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk visited Centenary State High School today, one of the schools […]

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Trinity Bay State High School’s STEAM Hub To Open In 2020

Trinity Bay State High School’s STEAM Hub To Open In 2020

22 November 2019

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Trinity Bay State High Full STEAM Ahead For 2020 Victor P Taffa Trinity Bay State High School’s exciting new $10.5 Million STEAM hub is nearing completion and on track to be ready for 2020. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Member for Cairns Michael Healy met with students today while inspecting progress of […]

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Year 1 Literacy Outcomes Indicate Uplift In Phonics Results

Year 1 Literacy Outcomes Indicate Uplift In Phonics Results

21 November 2019

South Australia Minister for Education John Gardner Phonics Results Indicate Uplift In Year 1 Literacy Outcomes Victor P Taffa Results from this year’s Phonic Screening Check are showing overall improvement, demonstrating that a renewed focus on phonics is lifting literacy outcomes and learning in South Australian government schools. 52 % of Year 1 students scored […]

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